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This Tamil book is a biography of Shaheed (means "martyr") Bhagat Singh who was an Indian freedom fighter and considered to be one of the most influential revolutionaries of the Indian independence movement.
Bhagavad Gita is a sacred Hindu scripture and is a part of the epic Mahabharatha. It is believed to be the advice of Lord Krishna to Arjuna on Dharma on the eve of Kurushetra war. Though Bhagvad Gita requires certain intellectual skill to understand the contents and message, the author in his simple style churns out the essence of Gita in an easily understandable style.
This is a compilation of Pavendhar Bharadidasan’s poetry work that covers a wide range of topics like Love, Tamizh, Woman’s world, Nature, Dravidian people etc.
This book is a biography of Bharathidasan, also called as Puratchi Kavignar and Paa Vendhar, who was a twentieth century Tamil poet and rationalist whose literary works handled mostly socio-political issues. In addition to poetry, his views found expression in other forms such as plays, film scripts, short stories and essays. He was mentored by Mahakavi Subramanya Bharathi after whom he called himself "Bharathidasan".
This is a unique book that talks about the feelings of a cuckoo and is a great example for Bharathi's genius in Tamil Literature.
The book answers many questions as to who is Buddha, his language, his life, whether Buddhism is a religion, branches of Buddhism, how principles of Buddhism spread in various countries other than India though ironically Buddha and Buddhism was born in India, etc.
This book is a biography of Bruce Lee, a Chinese American and Hong Kong actor, martial arts instructor, philosopher, film director, film producer, screenwriter, and founder of the Jeet Kune Do martial arts movement who was also the most influential martial artist of modern times, and a cultural icon.
A brief account of Siddhartha Gautama Buddha, a spiritual teacher who founded Buddhism, and his preaching.
It contains 52 patriotic songs under five chapters of Poet Bharathiar.
Bharathiar’s songs are eye openers and in the nature of awakening the spirit of the readers. This is a collection of Poems of Wisdom (25 Poems), Variety Poems (11 Poems) and Autobiography in poetic format.
Kannan pattu comprises 23 chapters each in which the poet considers God Krishna in various roles as mother, father, servant, king, disciple, guru (teacher), child, lover, master, deity and so on. Kuyil pattu (Songs of Cuckoo) praises the glory of cuckoo in 9 chapters.
This book describes the functioning of various types of cameras which would be very useful to all people interested in photography.
This book is a Tamil translation by Rama Thirunavukkarasu from Ashokmitra’s English version of Rabindranath Tagore’s Bengali original version of Chaduranga comprising four chapters viz., Uncle, Sachish, Damini and Sribilash.
This book is a biography of Chanakya aka Kautilya and Vishnugupta, an architect of Maurya Empire. The book presents the extracts of his political treatise called the Arthasastra.
This book is a biography of Charles Spencer Chaplin globally familiar as "Charlie" Chaplin who was an English comic actor, film director and composer during the silent film era.
This book is a translation in Tamil of award winning Malayalam novel Chemmeen (Prawns) written by Thakazhi Sivasankara Pillai and the story is set in a fisher-folk community in Kerala, South India, who believes that the safe return of a fisherman from the sea depends on the fidelity of his wife waiting for him on shore. A novel with full of emotions was also made into an National Award winning feature film in Malayalam.
This book narrates the successful journey of Viswanathan Anand, an Indian chess Grandmaster and World Chess Champion on the path of achievement in the field of Chess.
This book vividly narrates the history and geography of China, its National Identities, Unique Culture, Religion, Currency, Festivals and the Industries, etc. Facts on The Indo-China War and The Great Wall of China are two attractive features of this book which are interesting and informative.
This autobiography novel talks about the unique relationship between the author and her mother also about going through difficult situations like illness,ageing and death.
This book narrates the life history of Jesus Christ, his gospels and Christianity.
A compilation of speeches of the author on educational broadcast over All India Radio at Chennai on the topics of 'power of words' for 5 days during 1952. The speeches cover the origin of words, usage, musical content, grammar and dialect.
This book narrates, with simple examples, the importance and the necessity for planning. It discusses the required frame of mind and the matters to be borne in mind while planning.
A compilation of fifteen short stories of mystery and suspense.